The takeaway from reading the April issue of HGTV Magazine: It’s nearly springtime! The cheerful cover with a floral rug and bright teal dresser sets the tone for what’s inside the pages and what’s in store this coming season.
Here’s a sneak peek of what you’ll find this month.
This adorable breakfast nook designed by HGTV’s Emily Henderson
The Patel family hired Emily, host of Secrets From a Stylist, to put the finishing touches on their newly remodeled LA home, and she added her cheery style to every space.
This farmhouse sink
It’s just one element of a quirky kitchen with an eclectic style and one-of-a-kind design concept. (See also: Open shelves instead of cabinets, a blue double oven, and concrete countertops)
This French-knot pillow
You’ll find 10 different DIY ways to fancy-up a plain white pillow, including this hand-stitched pattern. See all of them in the issue, or get a head start by learning how to create this French knot option here: hgtv.com/french-knots
This bench for less
The reoccurring High/Low List, from deal-hunter Sabrina Soto, showcases nearly identical items at drastically different price tags, like this blue beauty. At half the cost of its almost-twin, it’s a bargain you may have to buy.
Originally appeared in the April 2013 issue of HGTV Magazine.
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